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Re: WG Review: Recharter of Hypertext Transfer Protocol Bis (httpbis)

From: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2012 09:14:06 +1300
Message-ID: <4F4E870E.4060703@qbik.com>
To: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>


On 1/03/2012 8:32 a.m., Henrik Nordström wrote:
> ons 2012-02-22 klockan 15:02 +0100 skrev Willy Tarreau:
> logoff is mostly in the realm of human interaction, so javascript could
> do it nicely imho. Document.logoff() or similar.
>
> Not sure there even is a demand for protocol level indicated logoff
> where the server at HTTP level tell the client to invalidate the cached
> credentials.

Actually I would like to see this.

For example product admin back-ends which use http auth. We'd like to be 
able to time out a user so someone else coming along (if the first user 
didn't close the browser) doesn't gain access to things they shouldn't.


Regards

Adrien

>
> Regards
> Henrik
>
>

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